News & Events

Health Alert – Department of State – Bureau of Consular Affairs

Location: Worldwide – The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Director has signed an order requiring all airline passengers traveling to the United States, including U.S. citizens and Lawful Permanent Residents (LPRs), to provide proof of a negative COVID-19 viral test or recovery from COVID-19.      Event:  Effective January 26, all airline passengers to the United States ages two years and older must provide either a negative COVID-19 viral test taken within three calendar days of travel or provide a positive test result and ...
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The Embassy of the United States presents its condolences following the passing of Orozi Fodeibou

The United States is saddened by the passing of Orozi Fodeibou, Technical Advisor on Petroleum and Mines to the Presidency. Mr. Orozi was a key interlocutor between the Embassy and the Government of Chad, including during critical petroleum discussions that heralded Chadian oil production in partnership with ExxonMobil.  In his roles as Technical Advisor on ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: Consider Signing Up for Clickatell

The U.S. Embassy uses Clickatell ( www.clickatell.com ) to send urgent text messages in the event of an emergency when internet capabilities are disrupted and/or sending email/MASCOT does not work.  We invite you to register your cellphone number with us to receive messages via Clickatell. Because some cellphone companies charge a fee for text messages, those ...
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Storming of the United States Capitol

Statement by AMBASSADOR DAVID GILMOUR Chargé d’affaires, a.i. U.S. Embassy N’Djamena, Chad January 8, 2021 Storming of the United States Capitol The United States Congress has completed its Constitutionally mandated count of the Electoral College vote and affirmed the election of Joseph R. Biden, Jr. and Kamala D. Harris.  They will be sworn into office ...
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